Slack View Reminders

The Slack Notifications app sends team members personalized schedule updates and reminders directly to a Slack channel whenever activity occurs in Float.

  1. Slack View All Reminders

You can view a full list of your recurring Slack reminders, as well as manage them, using the /remind list command. How to View a Full List of Existing Reminders in Slack Find a list of all the reminders you've already set. Reminders (Decide how often and at what times you want Slack to send you a reminder notification.) Watchers (Do you want someone to be notified when you complete the task? If so, select their name here.) That's it. It's really simple to set this up, and I tend to use the same settings for each of my to-dos within Slack.

Sync new tasks and track updates across both platforms as soon as they happen, and never miss an assignment or deadline again.

Getting Started

  1. You can connect to Slack from the Notifications tab within Float or from the Slack App Directory. You must appear on the Schedule in order to connect to Slack.

  2. Authenticate your credentials and authorize the connection and you're all set.

Your Schedule in Slack


The Home tab shows you a live view of your schedule for the day. Whenever a change is made in Float, it's instantly reflected here.

You can view your schedule for tomorrow, or check out your assigned tasks for any date in the future. Mac os catalina virtualbox image.

Schedule Updates

The Messages tabis where all of your schedule changes and notifications live.See a history of who changed what, and receive alerts whenever a new task is added to your schedule or an existing task is updated.

As with email and push notifications, notifications are sent to Slack every hour for any updates you haven't already seen in Float.

đŸ’¡ Here's a tip: Use Slack shortcuts /float today and /float tomorrow for a filtered view of your schedule on the Messages tab.

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Time Tracking Reminders

If your team is using time tracking, you can also receive a helpful nudge to log your hours directly in Slack (your project manager will be thrilled—trust us!).

Slack View Reminders


You can turn your schedule and time time tracking reminders on/off from the Settings page within Slack, and also change the time that your reminders arrive.

Slack View All Reminders

đŸ’¡ Here's a tip: The Account Owner can manage the existing Slack Activity Feed app from the Team Settings page within Float.